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UN calls for humanitarian pauses in Gaza  

Displaced Palestinians take shelter at the al-Shifa hospital in Gaza City after fleeing attacks in the Shejaiya neighbourhood of the city, on July 31, 2014The UN Security Council on Thursday called for humanitarian pauses in Gaza and renewed an appeal for an immediate ceasefire between Israel and Hamas amid alarm over the fate of civilians. The 15 members of the panel expressed “grave disappointment” that repeated calls for a truce had not been heeded, in a statement read to the press at the end of a four-hour meeting at United Nations headquarters in New York. UN humanitarian aid chief Valerie Amos called for the brief humanitarian breaks to allow relief workers to reach those in need, telling the Council that such pauses would give civilians much-needed reprieve.

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